3 of Chandigarh family killed in road accident in Kurukshetra district

Kurukshetra, June 9

Three members of a Chandigarh family were killed in an accident on the National Highway-1 near Khanpur Kolian in the district on Friday.Deceased Neeraj Singhal (50); wife Tanu (45) and son Naval (20) were residents of Chandigarh’s Sector 39-B.Their other son Nipun was rushed to the PGI, Chandigarh, with multiple injuries.


The Alto car in which they were travelling crashed on to the median on the National Highway. Police sources said no other vehicle was involved in the accident.Police suspect the car was being driven at a high speed and Neeraj, who was driving the car, lost control over the vehicle.The three died on the spot and the police had to use a crane to rescue Nipun and take out the bodies from the mangled car.The family was on way to their native place in Shamli in Uttar Pradesh.